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43-6493

P-51 Mustang

Service

Units

  • 363rd Fighter Group

    363rd Fighter Group

    Group
    Equipped with P-51s, the Group entered combat from England in February 1944, flying bomber escort and ground-strafing missions. They took part in the invasion of Normandy, protecting gliders and troop carriers on 6 and 7 June. In September 1944, now...

  • 382nd Fighter Squadron

People

  • Joseph Edwards

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot | 363rd Fighter Group
    Joseph Edwards' went missing in action on 4 March 1944, in P-51 Mustang (43-6493). Eyewitnesses report he was last seen flying with his squadron before they encountered overcast weather over the English Channel. ...

Events

Event Location Date
Failed to Return (FTR) Over Water (OW) English Channel 4 March 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:41:40 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

MACR 2848 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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